|This 1987 Cavalier 28 is now for sale.
Priced to sell, these yachts have been one of the most popular designs for easy cruising with the family or twilight racing.
An excellent compact cruiser racer offering great volume, the roomy interior layout includes an enclosed toilet, galley, dinette, sleeping space for a crew of six.
A huge protected cockpit with tiller steer that folds out of the way at anchor makes room for racing and entertaining.
Designed by NZ Americas Cup designer Laurie Davidson, the Cavalier 28 is a wholesome cruiser, very sweet to sail and has proven club and twilight performance.
Engine Make : Bukh
Horse Power : 10
Fuel Type : Diesel
Fuel Capacity : 50
Designer : Laurie Davidson
Builder : Cavalier Yachts Sydney
Water (Potable) Capacity : 65 L
Hull Construction Material : GRP over timber frames and stringers
Hull Type : mono
Deck Construction Material : GRP
Country Origin : Australia
Length : 28 feet
Length : 8.93 M
Beam/Width : 2.87 M
Draft : 1.82 M
Keel/Ballast : Fin keel - lead. Ballast 1179kg
Number of Helms : 1
Number Of Engines : 1
Engine Room : 1 x 10hp Bukh diesel engine. Cooling - sea water with stainless steel mesh filter, water pump refurb 2007. Sail drive (2000).
Generator : Alternator and unisolar USF5 Flexible solar panel - 5 watts.
Number of Batteries : 2
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1
Accommodation Notes : Generous light and spacious accommodation for a 28ft yacht. 6ft 2 inch headroom. Large V berth fwd, drop down double in dinette, saloon single and large quarter berth.
Number of Berths : 6
Number of Toilets : 1
Toilet Type : Jabsco (2014) 89706N Mark3 Manual.
Galley Notes : 1 x stainless steel sink with cold water hand pump.
Stove : 2 burner metho.
Refrigeration : Large ice box.
Number of Sinks : 1
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : AM/FM radio.
Anchor / Winch : Danforth with 7mm chain and 20mm diameter line.
Bilge Pump : 1 x electric + 1 manual.
Deck Gear : Jammers for running rigging with primary and secondary winches. Bosuns chair. Cockpit storage - 4 mesh bags, 3 winch handle pocket.
Mast/Rigging : Alloy mast and boom. S/steel rigging new (2013), spinnaker pole, Furlex 100S furler. Boom traveller.
Sail Inventory : Mainsail, Pentax Mylar genoa, cruising jib, # 3 & 4, storm jib, Spinnaker - 1.5 oz. Reefing - rear main reefing control installed February 2007. Baby stay - double braid upgraded 2008. Spinnaker downhall - double braid.
Electrics : 2 gel batteries for crank and house with trickle charge solar panel. Gang Circuit Breakers KAE Systems One switchboard. 12v with dual battery isolation switch.
Electronics Navigation : 2 x Plastimo compasses. New thru hull Depth sounder.
Covers : Blue Sunbrella mooring cover.
Remarks : This yacht presents very well, having been cared for by enthusiastic owners. Maintenance receipts available. Additional spare parts. Teak tiller with ladder grip extension.
Anti-foul : May 2015.
For sale with DBY Boat Sales Pittwater office. For inventory and high resolution photos, call +61 2 9999 3311 or email us at sales@dbyboatsales. Com. Au